The Galactic Comedy

3 books in series
3.5 out of 5 stars 12 ratings

Paradise Publisher's Summary

The Earth-like planet Peponi has vast riches, an abundant and opulent wildlife, and most importantly, compliant natives. But now that humanity is on the brink of opening up an entirely new world, has it learned its lessons from the past?

A thought-provoking novel from the author of Ivory.

©1989 Mike Resnick (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • Paradise

    • The Galactic Comedy, Book 1
    • By: Mike Resnick
    • Narrated by: Zach Herries
    • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 6

    The Earth-like planet Peponi has vast riches, an abundant and opulent wildlife, and most importantly, compliant natives. But now that humanity is on the brink of opening up an entirely new world, has it learned its lessons from the past? A thought-provoking novel from the author of Ivory.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Three strikes and I'm out

    • By Levin on 12-31-14
    • The Galactic Comedy, Book 1
    • By: Mike Resnick
    • Narrated by: Zach Herries
    • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
    • Release date: 12-18-12
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 6 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 2

    • Purgatory

    • The Galactic Comedy, Book 2
    • By: Mike Resnick
    • Narrated by: Evan Greenberg
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    Set in Resnick's far future, where humankind has long spread out through the galaxy and there are as many alien races as there are planets suitable for colonization, Purgatory is a hard look at how many ways an advanced civilization can misunderstand a "primitive" race.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Galactic Comedy?

    • By Eric Holsinger on 01-04-17

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 3

    • Inferno: The Galactic Comedy, Book 3

    • By: Mike Resnick
    • Narrated by: Mark Neely
    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    Disanko, the ruler of the Enkoti, and Susan Beddoes, a representative from the Department of Cartography, help the planet of Faligor to become the richest and most technologically advanced of its sector until an evil general rises to power.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • technical and editing problems

    • By Writenow on 11-16-16

    Regular price: $17.96